Holistic Psychology is a specialization in psychology that deals with the total person from a wide spectrum of viewpoints. Holistic psychology, like clinical psychology, deals with assessment, diagnosis and treatment of the individual. This certificate is well suited for the clinician and mental health specialist who want to expand their knowledge base as well as their clinical practice.
For students who do not wish a full time program this is an excellent opportunity to expand their knowledge base while learning new and dynamic treatment modalities.
The basic requirements are an undergraduate degree. This is a Graduate Certificate, so the courses may be applied to the Masters or Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) programs
The program is comprised of the following courses:
Psy 704, Advanced Psychopathology/DSM-IV
Psy 724, Meditation, Hypnosis and Visualization
Psy 721, Mind, Body and Consciousness
Psy 726, Spirituality and Mental Health
Psy 781, Intuitive Counseling
Psy 782, Energy Psychology
Each Certificate requires 6 courses (30 quarter units.). Each course is 11 weeks. In order to achieve a Certificate, a minimum GPA of 2.75 is required.